December 16, 2011
Journal-isms: If financing arrangements succeed, Heart & Soul, a health-and-fitness magazine targeting black women, will be acquired by what would be its sixth owner in its 23 years.
by Imani ABL onDecember 14, 2011
In an entry at her Angry Black Lady Chronicles blog, Imani Gandy excoriates Forbes Magazine for publishing the self-serving column by a middle-aged white man.
by Elon James White onDecember 14, 2011
Middle-class white guy writes about what he would do if he were a poor black kid. Craziness ensues.
September 1, 2011
Nine black women made it onto Forbes magazine's 2011 list of the world's 100 most powerful women. The selection criteria included leadership, money, buzz and influence. Of course, The Root recognizes such achievers regularly in the arts, technology, public service and other areas. But we're always willing to give kudos to other media, which don't often enough recognize the determination, hard work and skills of women who happen to be black.
August 31, 2011
From Journal-isms: At Yahoo News, the photo of a black man navigating a flooded street gets the caption "Crime in the Wake of Hurricane Irene."
by Nsenga Burton onMay 20, 2011
The celebrity with the poker face displaces Lady O as the most powerful celebrity in entertainment.
September 13, 2010
Has anyone of Gingrich’s status ever said, simply, “Barack Obama is not normal”?
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